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​Commission hears cases at Assam and Meghalaya camp sitting

18 May 2017 India
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APF submits amicus brief to landmark inquiry

16 May 2017 Philippines
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​NHRC builds new partnerships with civil society

16 May 2017 Bangladesh
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​Proposed amendments for Syariah Courts have "far reaching consequences"

16 May 2017 Malaysia
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APF members address global indigenous forum

15 May 2017  
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​NHRC commends widespread participation in local elections

14 May 2017 Nepal
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​Commission files criminal charges over secret detention cell

10 May 2017 Philippines
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Consultations on a rights body for the Cook Islands

09 May 2017  
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LGBTI activists and allies chart roadmap for equality

08 May 2017  
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​Empower Indigenous women, Commissioner tells UN forum

04 May 2017 Australia
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Commission urges swift investigation into murder of blogger

01 May 2017 Maldives
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​Commission presents annual report to civil society, government partners

20 Apr 2017 Mongolia
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​Newly-established group seeks to eradicate torture

20 Apr 2017 Afghanistan
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Supporting new NHRIs in Central Asia

20 Apr 2017 Kazakhstan
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APF members start new business and human rights course

14 Apr 2017  
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Engaging the media as a human rights ally

13 Apr 2017 Malaysia
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​Practical efforts needed to promote gender equality

11 Apr 2017 Afghanistan
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​SUHAKAM begins key partnership on business and human rights

07 Apr 2017 Malaysia
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Commission outlines priorities for action on disability rights

06 Apr 2017 Australia
Disability
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New APF manual on human rights and disability

04 Apr 2017  
Disability
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NHRIs’ work on women’s rights acknowledged at CSW 61

03 Apr 2017 United States
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Monitoring Places of Detention report released

01 Apr 2017 New Zealand
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CHR to investigate Lascañas allegations

21 Mar 2017 Philippines
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Leading figures to address LGBTI conference

21 Mar 2017  
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